Open Source

Comparison of the best antivirus programs
  • Security

Antivirus software has sadly become indispensable as new types of threats against your system emerge regularly. Viruses, worms, Trojan horses, and many other types of malware threaten to infect your system and could cause significant damage. To counteract these threats, software makers try to fight off malware attacks with intelligent antivirus programs. Find out which rank top in our antivirus...

WooCommerce vs. Magento
  • CMS

Nowadays, there are a large number of applications available to you for creating and managing your own online shop. The two options WooCommerce and Magento show that these different applications do not always follow the same approach. In our comparison article, we will highlight the advantages and disadvantages of both of these shop options and compare key features, such as ease of use for...

CMS comparison
  • CMS

Range of functions, ease of use, and technical aspects: If you’re searching for the right content management system (CMS) for your website, many factors must be taken into consideration. Worlds lie between a small blog and a huge company website, but sometimes the same system is behind both. There are countless CMS. In the system comparison for 2022, we introduce you to the most interesting ones.

ODT file
  • Online sales

If you mainly work with Word, you might be flummoxed by an ODT file. It is possible to open one even without LibreOffice or OpenOffice. Files with ODT extension are text files of the OpenDocument Format (ODF) and thanks to ISO standardization, are compatible with desktop applications like Word or online applications like Google Docs. Learn how to open and edit a file in ODT format here.

Set up your own Raspberry Pi mail server
  • Configuration

Why use e-mail servers from commercial e-mails service providers when you can just set up your own? You can create a private server easily and affordably with a small computer known as Raspberry Pi. Having your own e-mail server, however, requires a certain amount of work and also has its disadvantages. You can find out more about how to set up your personal Raspberry Pi mail server in this...

Adobe Acrobat alternatives
  • Web design

Adobe Acrobat is the most well-known program when it comes to working with the popular PDF format. But there are reasons you might be looking for an alternative to Adobe Acrobat. For some users, the huge range of functions is simply unnecessary. Others want to avoid the yearly subscription costs and are looking for a more affordable solution. In our overview you can find out which Adobe Acrobat...

WordPress plugins for securing your website
  • Blogs

If you have invested a lot of time and effort in your WordPress project, you should ensure you have an adequate backup solution. With a WordPress backup plugin, you can manage how your data is backed up in the popular content management system to counteract data loss in the long run. Why are these extensions so important? And which plugins are available?

Convert ODT to PDF
  • Online sales

Using the free OpenOffice or LibreOffice Writer you can create, edit, and save documents in the ODT format. However, before sharing it with other users, it is recommended to convert your ODT file to a PDF file. PDFs are compatible with all devices and operating systems. In addition, you can avoid unwanted edits and the creation of multiple versions. We explain three simple ways to convert .odt to...

Install PostgreSQL on Windows Server 2016
  • Configuration

PostgreSQL is an open source object-relational database system with over 15 years of active development and a reputation for reliability. Learn how to install PostgreSQL on Windows Server 2016.

Drupal vs WordPress – which CMS is best for you?
  • CMS

Drupal vs WordPress – which CMS is the best choice for you? This depends entirely on the web presence you’re intending to create. There’s no such thing as an all-purpose content management system that’s suitable for everyone. If you need an intuitive weblog software, WordPress is the system for you. If you’re planning a complex community project, Drupal might be your best bet. Find out why here.